Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 63 82
Rank change year-on-year -29 +19 +3
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 4 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.29% 1.69% 1.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.93% 6.99% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 16
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £418 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +1.21% +17.86%
10th Percentile £413 £369 £345
90th Percentile £438 £650 £450
East of England median daily rate £450 £394 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £15.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £15.00 -

PostgreSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 207 272 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.79% 24.26% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 147 186
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £286 £250 £263
90th Percentile £494 £538 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.78 £15.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.87% -36.17% +4.44%
10th Percentile £15.60 £11.40 £13.80
90th Percentile £18.53 £38.00 £44.10
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -21.33% +17.19% +12.28%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -11 3 £425 +1.80% 3
PostgreSQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) WebStorm
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Mockito
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) BPMN
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (50.00%) Mockito
2 2 (50.00%) WebStorm
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Django Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python/Django Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (25.00%) Django
3 1 (25.00%) Flask
3 1 (25.00%) gevent
3 1 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (25.00%) pytest
3 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (25.00%) SQLAlchemy
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) BPMN
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Mesos